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Copyright laws v/s Parody

Copyright laws v/s Parody

Introduction Copyright is the legal right conferred upon the owner of intellectual property. Copyright grants an exclusive right to the or

How to Patent a ‘Design’?

How to Patent a ‘Design’?

Overview The Designs Act, 2000 along with Designs Rules, 2001 administers the registration and protection of industrial designs in India. Th

Geographical Indications

Geographical Indications

Overview: The fast growth of International Trade has brought markets closer than ever before. This brings into focus a concern based on the

IPR and Pharmaceuticals

IPR and Pharmaceuticals

The Pharmaceuticals Industry and Intellectual Property Rights In India Intellectual Property is that area of law which deals with protecting

Designs – FAQs

Design is a very new form of IPR which has been recognised under the Designs Act, 2000. It is still in a nascent stage of development. Thus

Copyright FAQs

Copyrights are one of the most used forms of IPR. However, due to the form in which they vest, has led to a lot of ambiguity as to their app

Digitization of Copyright Registry

Digitization of Copyright Registry

In a digital world, the Indian government is on a constant move to deliver on its promise of a Digital India. One of its new initiatives is

Patents – What is a Patent?

Patents – What is a Patent?

What is a Patent? And how does it protect your rights? In this article, we set out the basic meaning of patent under Indian Law, and the ess

Procedure To Apply For a Patent

Procedure To Apply For a Patent

A Patent is a legal document which is granted by the government to the inventor for a limited period for the invention that they have create

Carbon Credit And Intellectual Property Rights

Carbon Credit And Intellectual Property Rights

Introduction Rapid industrial growth has resulted in increased energy consumption and consequently the level of carbon dioxide, and other gr

Patent-All you need to know

Patent-All you need to know

Definition A Patent is a form of intellectual property right granted to an invention or idea which is novel, contains an inventive step and

What is Patent Pending?

What is Patent Pending?

What is Patent Pending and how do we use the term “Patent Pending”? Under Indian law (S.111 of the Indian Patents Act, 1970), in

Agriculture and IPR in India

Agriculture and IPR in India

IPR VIS-A-VIS Agriculture Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) as a legal fiction of considering an intangible asset as property by the State

Copyright Law : Its Implications on Protection of Traditional Handicrafts in India

Copyright Law : Its Implications on Protection of Traditional Handicrafts in India

The question is whether or not protected under the copyright law is extended to the village or rural craftsmen who are generally ignorant ab

Copyright

Copyright

Overview A Copyright gives the creator of original works exclusive rights to it, usually for a limited time. Copyright may apply to a wide r

Descriptive Trademark For Business: Evaluation

Descriptive Trademark For Business: Evaluation

– by expert Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) & Trademark Lawyers in Chandigarh A mark, be it for a trade (relating to goods) or

Is downloading via torrent illegal in India?

Is downloading via torrent illegal in India?

– This question has highlighted the senses of the IP world, sometimes confusing even the top advocates for Intellectual Property Matte

Lal Dora Areas

Things you need to know about Lal Dora Areas (Here Reference is made of the Union Territory Delhi) OVERVIEW In 1908, the term “LAL DORA”

WAQF Board

When a muslim person under religious faith and for benefit of society donates his property in name of Allah it is called Waqf. Literal meani